Meeting News

Galatz details approach on humeral stem removal and shoulder revision surgery

June 1, 2020
Due to the high incidence of complications associated with humeral stem removal, surgeons should familiarize themselves with bone and stem…
Meeting News

Off-the-shelf CAR-T regimen safe for advanced lymphoma

June 1, 2020
An allogeneic chimeric antigen T-cell therapy plus an anti-CD52 monoclonal antibody appeared safe for certain patients with large B-cell or…
Meeting News

Greater recurrence of CRC in late-onset vs early onset IBD

June 1, 2020
Patients with late-onset inflammatory bowel disease had a greater recurrence of colorectal cancer than patients with early-onset, despite a shorter…
Meeting News

Early local therapy fails to extend survival in metastatic breast cancer subset

June 1, 2020
Early local therapy did not prolong survival among women with de novo
Meeting News

Exercise may not boost weight loss compared with diet alone

June 1, 2020
Participants adhering to a calorie-restricted diet who exercised approximately 1.5 hours per week for 1 year had about the same amount of weight loss…
Meeting News

Patients with diabetes among those who show greatest improvement in transplant survival

June 1, 2020
Minority patients, patients with diabetes and older patients showed the most improvement in graft survival in the United States from 1995 to 2017, a…
Perspectives on GlaucomaPerspective

IOP increase consistent with dose after glaucoma medication washout

June 1, 2020
Stopping glaucoma medication resulted in a dose-dependent IOP increase in patients treated for open-angle glaucoma, according to data from two…
FDA News

FDA expands approval of ixekizumab for nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis

June 1, 2020
The FDA has expanded the approval of ixekizumab injection 80 mg/mL to include treatment of active nonradiographic axial spondyloarthritis in patients…

Top in cardiology: BP control in older patients, ACC highlights

June 1, 2020
Results from a trial published in JAMA demonstrated that medication reduction is feasible in older patients receiving multiple hypertensive…
Meeting News

Quick response codes may enhance patient knowledge of cast care after fracture

June 1, 2020
Results showed use of quick response codes for nonsurgical care of pediatric casts after fracture may enhance patient and parent knowledge and…
In the Journals

Recent invasive CV trials fall short on certain design aspects

June 1, 2020
Contemporary randomized clinical trials assessing invasive CV interventions are often small with short follow-up and limited power to identify large…
Meeting News

Virtual follow-up for living kidney donors offers convenience, may increase donation rates

June 1, 2020
Providing virtual postoperative follow-up for living kidney donors may be an effective alternative to traditional clinic care, according to a poster…
Video

VIDEO: Ophthalmologists discuss deployment to front lines in coronavirus pandemic

June 1, 2020
Leela V. Raju, MD, chief of ophthalmology at Bellevue Hospital and clinical associate professor at NYU Langone, and Sonya Dhar
FDA News

FDA approves ticagrelor-aspirin DAPT to reduce certain events in CAD

June 1, 2020
AstraZeneca announced that ticagrelor has been approved by the FDA to reduce risk for first MI or stroke in high-risk patients with CAD. This marks…
Q & A with Healio Psoriatic Disease

Patient Education Needed to Boost Vaccination Rates Among Those With Psoriasis PsA

Healio Psoriatic Disease, Premier Issue
A study of the live herpes zoster vaccine in patients with psoriasis is just one of many in recent years to demonstrate the safety and effectiveness…
Cover Story

First-Ever Guidelines for Pediatric Psoriasis Bring Unique Concerns to Forefront

Healio Psoriatic Disease, Premier Issue
Despite the often-devastating impact of psoriasis on children, and a variety of unique issues distinguishing these patients from adults, there has…
Editorial

An Invaluable Resource for Dermatologists has Arrived

Healio Psoriatic Disease, Premier Issue
Welcome to the premier issue of Healio Psoriatic Disease, a publication developed to further educate and provide resources for dermatologic health…
In the Journals

Drop in type A aortic dissection surgeries during COVID-19 pandemic raises concerns

June 1, 2020
During the height of the COVID-19 pandemic in New York, cases requiring surgical repair of acute type A aortic dissection dropped dramatically in the…
FDA News

FDA approves Cyramza regimen for certain patients with metastatic NSCLC

June 1, 2020
The FDA approved ramucirumab in combination with erlotinib for first-line treatment of patients with metastatic non-small cell lung cancer who have…
FDA News

FDA requests voluntary recall of contaminated metformin products

June 1, 2020
The FDA has asked five drug manufacturers to voluntarily recall several lots of extended-release metformin after agency lab testing revealed…